Cancer patients' depression overlooked
Researchers say not enough is being done to help cancer patients who suffer from severe depression.
According to research in the Lancet, three-quarters of cancer patients who are clinically depressed do not get the psychological therapy they need
The report based on a study carried out at cancer clinics in Scotland suggests a new nurse-led treatment could help thousands of people.
Jane Dreaper reports.
28 Aug 2014
- From the section Health